The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
England / South West
Rank 59 86 51
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -35
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 230 190 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.71% 3.40% 5.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.87% 3.49% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 180 138 216
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4721 5439 5857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.70% 97.28% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3933 4610 4982
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the South West region.

Architect Salary Trend in the South West

Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Architect Salary Histogram in the South West

Architect
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +33 90 £70,000 +3.70% 26
Gloucestershire -3 38 £65,000 +8.33% 9
Somerset +9 33 £62,500 +6.38% 2
Wiltshire -6 17 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Dorset +7 13 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Devon +7 5 £45,000 -
Architect
England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 141 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (27.70%) Finance
3 128 (27.06%) TOGAF
4 104 (21.99%) Java
4 104 (21.99%) .NET
5 89 (18.82%) Security Cleared
6 77 (16.28%) SaaS
7 76 (16.07%) Retail
8 71 (15.01%) Big Data
9 70 (14.80%) Microsoft
10 67 (14.16%) ITIL
11 66 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
12 64 (13.53%) PRINCE2
13 63 (13.32%) DV Cleared
14 58 (12.26%) Technical Architecture
15 57 (12.05%) SQL
16 56 (11.84%) SOA
17 55 (11.63%) Manufacturing
18 54 (11.42%) MODAF
18 54 (11.42%) SC Cleared
19 51 (10.78%) Degree
20 48 (10.15%) C#
20 48 (10.15%) Amazon AWS
21 47 (9.94%) SAP
22 46 (9.73%) Banking
22 46 (9.73%) Management Information System
22 46 (9.73%) Presales
23 45 (9.51%) Service Management
23 45 (9.51%) SQL Server
24 44 (9.30%) VMware

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (5.92%) Apache
2 23 (4.86%) JBoss
3 15 (3.17%) IIS
4 14 (2.96%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (2.54%) Mule
5 12 (2.54%) Tomcat
6 9 (1.90%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.69%) OpenStack
7 8 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (1.48%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.06%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.63%) Confluence
11 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.63%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.42%) CMS
12 2 (0.42%) Documentum
12 2 (0.42%) SAS
Applications
1 38 (8.03%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (3.17%) MS Office
4 3 (0.63%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.42%) CATIA
5 2 (0.42%) InDesign
5 2 (0.42%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.42%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.21%) InVision
6 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.21%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 18 (3.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (1.90%) Unit4 Business World
3 7 (1.48%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.63%) SAP hybris
5 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.42%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.42%) ENOVIA
5 2 (0.42%) Maximo
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.42%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.21%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 77 (16.28%) SaaS
2 48 (10.15%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (6.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (4.23%) PaaS
5 18 (3.81%) IaaS
6 8 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.42%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.21%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.21%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.59%) VPN
2 14 (2.96%) Network Security
3 13 (2.75%) DNS
3 13 (2.75%) SAN
4 12 (2.54%) DHCP
5 11 (2.33%) Firewall
6 8 (1.69%) Internet
7 7 (1.48%) Junos
7 7 (1.48%) WAN
8 5 (1.06%) Ethernet
8 5 (1.06%) MPLS
9 4 (0.85%) 4G
9 4 (0.85%) PSTN
9 4 (0.85%) SSL
9 4 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.63%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (0.63%) DSL
10 3 (0.63%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (0.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (15.01%) Big Data
2 45 (9.51%) SQL Server
3 29 (6.13%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (5.50%) Hadoop
5 25 (5.29%) NoSQL
6 14 (2.96%) Relational Database
7 13 (2.75%) MongoDB
8 12 (2.54%) RDBMS
9 10 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (1.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 8 (1.69%) MySQL
12 7 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.27%) Amazon Redshift
14 5 (1.06%) Apache Hive
14 5 (1.06%) Power BI
14 5 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (0.85%) Data Lake
15 4 (0.85%) DB2
15 4 (0.85%) InterSystems Cache
15 4 (0.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (1.06%) JIRA
2 4 (0.85%) JUnit
2 4 (0.85%) Mockito
3 3 (0.63%) Maven
4 2 (0.42%) AccuRev
4 2 (0.42%) Ant
4 2 (0.42%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.42%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.42%) Gradle
4 2 (0.42%) LabVIEW
4 2 (0.42%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.42%) Selenium
5 1 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.21%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.21%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.21%) IntelliJ
General
1 131 (27.70%) Finance
2 76 (16.07%) Retail
3 55 (11.63%) Manufacturing
4 46 (9.73%) Banking
5 40 (8.46%) Telecoms
6 22 (4.65%) Aerospace
7 20 (4.23%) Electronics
8 19 (4.02%) Marketing
9 12 (2.54%) Legal
10 11 (2.33%) Publishing
11 6 (1.27%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.85%) Advertising
12 4 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.42%) Billing
14 1 (0.21%) Back Office
14 1 (0.21%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (21.99%) .NET
2 22 (4.65%) Web Services
3 21 (4.44%) HTML
4 20 (4.23%) Middleware
4 20 (4.23%) Spring
5 15 (3.17%) CSS
6 13 (2.75%) AngularJS
7 12 (2.54%) ASP.NET
7 12 (2.54%) XML
8 11 (2.33%) SOAP
9 10 (2.11%) .NET Framework
10 9 (1.90%) J2EE
11 8 (1.69%) Apache Camel
11 8 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (1.69%) Spring MVC
12 7 (1.48%) Hibernate
13 6 (1.27%) HTML5
13 6 (1.27%) REST
13 6 (1.27%) XSD
14 5 (1.06%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 46 (9.73%) Management Information System
2 40 (8.46%) Enterprise Software
3 39 (8.25%) Data Centre
4 22 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (3.81%) NHS
6 17 (3.59%) Public Cloud
7 14 (2.96%) CESG
8 13 (2.75%) Computer Science
9 12 (2.54%) Hybrid Cloud
9 12 (2.54%) N-Tier
10 11 (2.33%) Mobile App
10 11 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
11 9 (1.90%) Cryptography
12 7 (1.48%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (1.48%) Driving Licence
13 6 (1.27%) Data Integration
13 6 (1.27%) EPoS
13 6 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
13 6 (1.27%) Smartcard
14 5 (1.06%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 29 (6.13%) Windows
2 24 (5.07%) Linux
3 23 (4.86%) Windows Server
4 15 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.85%) CentOS
6 4 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.42%) OpenVMS
8 2 (0.42%) Solaris
9 1 (0.21%) Unix
9 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (27.06%) TOGAF
3 67 (14.16%) ITIL
4 66 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
5 64 (13.53%) PRINCE2
6 58 (12.26%) Technical Architecture
7 56 (11.84%) SOA
8 54 (11.42%) MODAF
9 46 (9.73%) Presales
10 45 (9.51%) Service Management
11 43 (9.09%) ERP
12 42 (8.88%) UML
13 39 (8.25%) Scrum
14 38 (8.03%) Cybersecurity
15 35 (7.40%) ITIL V3
15 35 (7.40%) Stakeholder Management
16 34 (7.19%) Enterprise Architecture
17 33 (6.98%) Mentoring
17 33 (6.98%) Security Architecture
18 31 (6.55%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 104 (21.99%) Java
2 57 (12.05%) SQL
3 48 (10.15%) C#
4 32 (6.77%) Python
5 17 (3.59%) C
6 12 (2.54%) JavaScript
7 8 (1.69%) RPG
8 7 (1.48%) C++
8 7 (1.48%) PHP
9 5 (1.06%) Bash Shell
10 4 (0.85%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.63%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.63%) VB
12 2 (0.42%) ES6
12 2 (0.42%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.42%) Scala
13 1 (0.21%) Ruby
13 1 (0.21%) VBA
13 1 (0.21%) VBScript
13 1 (0.21%) VC++
Qualifications
1 89 (18.82%) Security Cleared
2 63 (13.32%) DV Cleared
3 54 (11.42%) SC Cleared
4 51 (10.78%) Degree
5 39 (8.25%) CISSP
6 29 (6.13%) CISA
6 29 (6.13%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (5.92%) CCNA
7 28 (5.92%) GIAC
8 25 (5.29%) CEH
9 22 (4.65%) CISM
10 21 (4.44%) SANS
11 18 (3.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 16 (3.38%) MCSE
12 16 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (2.33%) CCIE
13 11 (2.33%) EMC Certification
14 7 (1.48%) GSEC
14 7 (1.48%) JNCIA
14 7 (1.48%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.07%) QA
2 19 (4.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (3.17%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.69%) COBIT
4 8 (1.69%) RMADS
5 5 (1.06%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.63%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.42%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (3.17%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.85%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.85%) vSphere
4 3 (0.63%) ISA Server
4 3 (0.63%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.21%) HDFS
6 1 (0.21%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (3.38%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 11 (2.33%) AirWatch
3 4 (0.85%) SCVMM
4 3 (0.63%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.63%) SCCM
4 3 (0.63%) SCOM
4 3 (0.63%) WSUS
5 2 (0.42%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.42%) Puppet
6 1 (0.21%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.21%) Nagios
Vendors
1 70 (14.80%) Microsoft
2 47 (9.94%) SAP
3 44 (9.30%) VMware
4 43 (9.09%) Oracle
5 40 (8.46%) Cisco
6 20 (4.23%) IBM
7 18 (3.81%) EMC
8 16 (3.38%) Citrix
8 16 (3.38%) Juniper
9 13 (2.75%) hybris
10 12 (2.54%) Software AG
11 10 (2.11%) HP
12 9 (1.90%) Cloudera
13 8 (1.69%) Adobe
13 8 (1.69%) Infor
14 7 (1.48%) NetApp
15 5 (1.06%) ATG
15 5 (1.06%) CheckPoint
15 5 (1.06%) Google
15 5 (1.06%) MuleSoft
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £67200 - £81600 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £550 - £60000 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: to c£85,000 negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: up to £65K + Car allowance + Highly achievable 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: up to £65K + Car allowance + Highly achievable 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: up to £65K + Car allowance + Highly achievable 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £68500 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £100,000 + car + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000k base, bonus & a fantastic range of additional benef
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Great Benefits/Home Working
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Mills Goodwin Talent Network
Salary: £58-64k + c20% bonus, 15% non-cont Pension, 28 days leave & family hea
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Advantage Resourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £69000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £68,000 - £110,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-80,000k base and excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-70,000k base and strong package
Posted: 4 days ago